FIREX-AQ Level 2
Entry Title: FIREX-AQ DC8 In-Situ Meteorological and Navigational Data

Entry ID: FIREXAQ_MetNav_AircraftInSitu_DC8_Data_1
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DOI

10.5067/ASDC/FIREXAQ_MetNav_AircraftInSitu_DC8_Data_1

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • ATMOSPHERIC WINDS
  • AIR TEMPERATURE > SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • WIND SPEED > SURFACE WINDS
  • RELATIVE HUMIDITY > HUMIDITY > WATER VAPOR INDICATORS
  • ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE
  • HUMIDITY > WATER VAPOR INDICATORS
  • ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR
  • SURFACE WINDS
  • DEW POINT TEMPERATURE > SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • WIND DIRECTION > SURFACE WINDS
  • U/V WIND COMPONENTS > SURFACE WINDS
Data Distribution

File Format(s):

ICARTT , Other (zip)

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Spatial Information

spatial-coverage-map
Spatial Coverage: (15, 60), (-135, -75)
Spatial Coverage Type: Horizontal Vertical
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

CONTINENT NORTH AMERICA UNITED STATES OF AMERICA GEOGRAPHIC REGION NORTHERN HEMISPHERE WESTERN HEMISPHERE VERTICAL LOCATION TROPOSPHERE
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2019-07-15 - 2019-09-05
Temporal Resolution: Variable
Platforms

Aircraft
NASA DC-8
NASA Douglas DC-8
GPS
HYGROMETERS
PRESSURE TRANSDUCERS
PITOT-STATIC SYSTEM
TEMPERATURE SENSORS
MMS
Meteorological Measurement System
DLH
Diode Laser Hygrometer developed by NASA LaRC
LGR
Los Gatos Research CO/CO2/H2O Analyzer
Metadata Dates

Created on 2020-05-29
Last updated on 2022-04-15